Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery

Magical Maypole

Magical Maypole

  • 2 Jun 2016
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Tradition plays a huge role Overbury.  One of the loveliest traditions – which has been held in Overbury for as long as anyone can remember and continues to this day – is the Maypole dancing. Maypole dancing has been around since Medieval times with some mention of it going back as early as the Iron Age.  Whilst its true...


Meet Jayne - National Apprenticeship Week 2015

Meet Jayne - National Apprenticeship Week 2015

  • 13 Mar 2015
  • Education, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Here at Overbury Estate we support apprenticeships.  This week is National Apprenticeship Week 2015 and we wanted to showcase some locally nurtured talent. Meet Jayne.  She is a full time member of our Grasshoppers Day Nursery. Jayne joined Grasshoppers originally in 2011 when she did her year 11 work experience placement at the...


Our Grasshoppers are Tucking In!

Our Grasshoppers are Tucking In!

  • 4 Mar 2015
  • Education, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Overbury Grasshoppers Nursery is taking part in a trial providing hot lunches to the children. The first week of hot lunches is going very well. The mealtimes are proving, as had been hoped, a very sociable experience with children and staff all sitting down together to share a meal. The lunches have been good quality – the chicken on Monday...


Nursery Nativity!

Nursery Nativity!

  • 16 Dec 2014
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

On Tuesday 9th December the children from Grasshoppers Nursery performed the nativity for family and friends at St Faith's Church, Overbury.  It had everything a nativity should have: We had Mary and Joseph, and of course some cheeky donkeys... We had some happy Kings on camels... and some not so happy.. There were also happy sheep and sad...


Carols at the Court

Carols at the Court

  • 12 Dec 2014
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

On Monday 8th December the children from Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery entertained Overbury and Conderton residents, business owners and staff. They sang a lovely selection of Carols and Christmas songs around the fire pit while the audience were warmed by a glass of mulled wine, tea, coffee and delicious...


Recognition for Overbury Church of England First School extension

Recognition for Overbury Church of England First School extension

  • 9 Dec 2014
  • Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

On Friday 5th December a team of those involved in the building of the extension at Overbury Church of England First School attended an award ceremony held by Wychavon District Council to receive a Building Design Award. The award was earned after over a year of building work (Easter 2013-July 2014).  Please click on the links below to see...